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Spotlight: Naomi Clement

By |2016-10-21T13:31:57-05:00October 22nd, 2016|Categories: Board Bios, Featured, Student Concerns|

Where do you currently live/work? I’m a Graduate Student and Teaching Assistant at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, LA. What do you like most about your job? OR  What do you like most about where you live? As a [...]

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Calling all PROFESSORS!

By |2019-02-20T00:46:48-05:00October 17th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Student Concerns|

Dear Undergraduate and Graduate Students' Ceramics Professors, Gel nails first appeared in the U.S. in the early 1980s, Nail gel but were met with limited success. At the time, Nail care the manufacturers of gel lights and the gel itself [...]

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Student Fellowship Application Deadline Oct. 19!

By |2016-10-11T09:08:32-05:00October 11th, 2016|Categories: 2017 Conference, Featured, Portland, Student Concerns|Tags: , , |

Attention All Students: The deadline is fast approaching for you to submit your application for both the Regina Brown Undergraduate Student Fellowship, and the NCECA Graduate Student Fellowship! Successful undergraduate applicants will be awarded $1,800 for use towards their proposed [...]

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Nominations due for NCECA Board positions!

By |2019-02-20T00:47:09-05:00October 4th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Student Concerns|

Over the years NCECA has been fortunate that there have been so many smart and caring individuals who have worked diligently to make our organization what it is today.  But it is that time again for some new volunteers to [...]

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STUDENTS – Apply Now!

By |2016-09-16T09:52:13-05:00September 16th, 2016|Categories: 2017 Conference, 2017 Exhibitions, Exhibitions, Member Opportunities, Portland, Programming, Student Concerns|Tags: , , , , , , |

NSJE application deadline is September 28th Are you a current undergraduate, graduate, or post-bac STUDENT? Stop procrastinating, and apply now for the National Student Juried Exhibition! This year's exhibition will be held in conjunction with the 2017 conference Future Flux [...]

2016 NCECA National Student Juried Exhibition

By |2016-06-07T15:36:18-05:00June 7th, 2016|Categories: 2016 Exhibitions, Featured, Student Concerns|

As the Missouri dust and euphoria we experienced at this year’s NCECA, in Kansas City dissipate into normality, the gallery exhibitions, personal encounters, and life-altering lectures, continue to linger. One of the most memorable and life altering exhibitions a student [...]

STUDENTS – We want you! Yes, YOU! 

By |2016-04-28T12:45:46-05:00April 25th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Student Concerns|

As a member’s organization, NCECA relies on the creative energy, vision and contribution of all of its members to create the fantastic conference content that we all look forward to each spring. As the next generation of makers, educators and [...]

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2016 National Student Juried Exhibition opens at the Leedy Voulkos

By |2016-03-07T19:26:47-05:00March 8th, 2016|Categories: 2016 Exhibitions, Featured, Student Concerns|

Tongue-in-cheek sculptures, contemplative video installations, gently pinched pouring vessels, and meticulously assembled baskets - frankly, the offerings from the student population at this year's NSJE are as surprising as they are wide-ranging in scope.  330 students submitted 1000 images for consideration, [...]

Sign up NOW for Student Critiques

By |2016-02-29T19:50:21-05:00March 1st, 2016|Categories: 2016 Conference, Featured, Member Opportunities, Student Concerns|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Sign-up TODAY! Click on the image above for a link to the Online Sign-up. I hope you are just as excited as I am about this year’s conference in Kansas City!  Are you looking for a fresh pair [...]

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Inside NCECA! Vol 2, No. 15 – First Time Tips

By |2016-03-06T15:48:14-05:00February 27th, 2016|Categories: 2016 Conference, 2016 Exhibitions, Featured, Inside NCECA, Member Opportunities, Student Concerns, Videos|

If this is your first NCECA, (or even if it's not), everything can be a little overwhelming.  So we put together a few tools to help you make the most of your conference experience.  First, take a look at the [...]

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Asking Good Questions

By |2016-02-23T08:46:55-05:00February 23rd, 2016|Categories: 2016 Conference, Featured, Student Concerns|

If you twisted my arm and made me choose, I would probably say that my high school English teacher is the person who taught me critical thinking skills.  Our standard homework assignment was to come up with discussion questions for [...]

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makers…MENTORS…milestones

By |2016-02-08T10:34:02-05:00February 9th, 2016|Categories: 2016 Conference, Featured, Student Concerns|

Can you spare an hour or two of your conference time to do several 30-minute critiques with some eager students? Are you an artist or ceramics professor just itching to give back?  The Student Critique Room is ready for YOU! [...]

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Calling all K-12 Teachers and Students!

By |2016-01-08T11:23:07-05:00January 8th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Member Opportunities, Student Concerns|

Around the year 2000, An amazing group of individuals with a passion for Ceramic Art Education formed the K-12 Clay Exhibition, with a commitment and desire to advance the field of ceramics and the art of teaching clay.  In the years [...]

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Start preparing for the 24th annual Cup Sale!

By |2016-01-06T10:53:14-05:00January 6th, 2016|Categories: 2016 Conference, 2016 Exhibitions, Featured, Student Concerns|

Last year, NCECA members donated over ONE THOUSAND CUPS to the annual NCECA cup sale.  I think we can increase that number this year.  Richard Wehrs, cup show coordinator extraordinare (and maker of awesome cups) is already hard at work in [...]